Did you know Canada.. Stats Canada released an interesting article today examining the factors associated with voting in the May 2, 2011, federal election.
Some of the highlights include..
* Home owners had significantly higher voting rates than renters
* Employed people were more likely to vote than the unemployed or those not in the labour force after controls were in place for factors like age and education
* Single parents with children under 5 were much less likely to vote than those couples with children under 5
* Those 65- to 74-year-olds were most likely to vote
You can read the full article by Stats Canada here.